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Transportation Finance

THIRTY-EIGHTH MEETING

2017-2018 Regular Session - March 28, 2018

STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTY-EIGHTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETIETH SESSION

TRANSPORTATION FINANCE COMMITTEE
MINUTES

Representative Torkelson, Chair of the Transportation Finance Committee, started the thirty eighth meeting at 6:35 P.M. on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018, in the Basement Room of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:
TORKELSON, Paul Chair

PETERBURG, John Vice Chair
BAKER, Dave
BARR, Regina
BERNARDY, Connie
DANIELS, Brian
DRAZKOWSKI, Steve
JOHNSON, Clark
GUNTHER, Bob
HAUSMAN, Alice
HORNSTEIN, Frank
KIEL, Deb
LUCERO, Eric
MILLER, Tim
MASIN, Sandra
NELSON, Michael
RARICK, Jason
RUNBECK, Linda
SAUKE, Duane

Excused members:
HOWE, Jeff
KOZNICK, Jon
ROSENTHAL, Paul
SUNDIN, Mike

A quorum was present.

Governor’s Supplemental Budget Requests Presentation from MNDPS Transportation:
Mona Dohman, Commissioner, Department of Public Safety
Joan Redwing, ?Chief of Enterprise Architecture, MNIT
Johanna Clyborne, Commissioner, MNIT
Dawn Olson, Director, Driver and Vehicle Services
Thomas Devita, Program Director, Driver and Vehicle Services

Governor’s Supplemental Budget Requests Presentation from MNDOT:
Scott Peterson, Assistant Commissioner, MNDOT

Representative Torkelson moved that HF 3339 come before the committee and be sent to the General Register.

HF 3339 (Lucero) - Sewage septic tank trucks exempted from vehicle-weight limitations.
Testifiers:
Representative Eric Lucero
Brian Koski, Member, Minnesota Onsite Wastewater Association

Representative Lucero moved the A10 amendment. THE AMENDMENT WAS ADOPTED

Representative Torkelson renewed his motion for HF 3339, as amended, be moved to the General Register. THE MOTION PREVAILED.


Representative Torkelson moved that HF 4158 come before the committee and be moved to the committee on Capitol Investment.

HF 4158 (Anderson) - Trade associations permitted vehicle registration information access, and fee waived.

Testifiers:
Representative Paul Anderson

Representative Torkelson renewed his motion for HF 4158 be moved to the committee Capitol Investment. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Torkelson moved that HF 3528 come before the committee and be moved to the committee on Ways & Means.

HF 3528 (Koznick) - Class of vehicles requiring a salvage certificate of title modified.

Testifiers:
Representative Jason Rarick
Thomas Hendersen, Vehicle Services Program Director, Department of Public Safety

Representative Torkelson renewed his motion that HF 3528 be moved to the committee on Ways & Means. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

Representative Torkelson moved that HF 3301 come before the committee and be re-referred to the committee on Ways & Means. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

HF3301 (Urdahl) Educational campaign regarding stopping for school buses funding provided, and money appropriated.

The meeting was adjourned at 7:35 P.M.




Representative Paul Torkelson, Chair




Sam Moyer, Committee Legislative Assistant


More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF3339 (Lucero) - Sewage septic tank trucks exempted from vehicle-weight limitations.
  • HF4158 (Anderson) - Trunk highway railroad grade separation projects grant program established.
  • HF3528 (Koznick) - Class of vehicles requiring a salvage certificate of title modified.
Documents:

Governor supplemental budget requests for MNDOT and MNDPS transportation

HF3032 (Layman) "Transportation network companies regulated." , has been removed from the agenda

The following bills which had been heard previously will be moved by the chair's motion to ways and means:

HF3301 (Urdahl) Educational campaign regarding stopping for school buses funding provided, and money appropriated

HF3593 (Nash ) Deputy registrar and driver's license agent reimbursement program established, allocation of motor vehicle fees amended, technical and clarifying changes made, and money appropriated.